2018 Classic Lectures in Cardiac CTA - A Video CME Teaching Activity

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AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 14.0

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About This CME Teaching Activity
Classic Lectures in Cardiac CTA is a comprehensive review of basic to advanced CT imaging of the heart. This activity focuses on technique optimization, anatomy, common variants, interventional procedures such as TAVR and bypass graft evaluation. In addition, important extracardiac findings, a modern imaging approach to acute cardiac syndrome, tips, pitfalls, case presentations and imaging performance strategies are emphasized.
Target Audience
This program is designed to educate physicians who order, perform and interpret cardiac CTA examinations.
Educational Objectives
At the completion of this CME teaching activity, you should be able to:
  • Apply state-of-the-art cardiac CTA techniques to clinical practice.
  • Discuss recent advancements in cardiac CTA imaging techniques.
  • Recognize the CT appearance of normal cardiovascular anatomy, congenital anomalies and common pathology.
  • Assess the benefits and pitfalls of CT/CTA in the evaluation of cardiac pathology.
  • Apply imaging algorithms and protocols for the diagnosis and characterization of acute and chronic chest pain including coronary artery disease, the cardiomyopathies, aortic disease, and cardiac valvular disease.
No special educational preparation is required for this CME activity.
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Physicians: Educational Symposia is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Educational Symposia designates this enduring material for a maximum of 14.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
SA-CME: Credits awarded for this enduring activity are designated "SA-CME" by the American Board of Radiology (ABR) and qualify toward fulfilling requirements for Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Part II: Lifelong Learning and Self-assessment.
All activity participants are required to pass a written or online test with a minimum score of 70% in order to be awarded credit. (Exam materials, if ordered, will be sent with your order.) All course participants will also have the opportunity to critically evaluate the program as it relates to practice relevance and educational objectives.
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM for these programs may be claimed until December 31, 2020.
This CME activity was planned and produced by Educational Symposia, a leader in continuing medical education since 1975.

This activity was planned and produced in accordance with the ACCME Essential Areas and Elements.

Karin E. Dill, M.D.
Chief of Cardiovascular Imaging and 3D Lab
Interim Chief Thoracic Imaging
University of Massachusetts Medical Center
Associate Professor
Department of Radiology
Worchester, MA
James P. Earls, M.D.
Director of Cardiovascular CT and MR
Fairfax Radiological Consultants
Fairfax, VA
Co-Director Cardiac CT Lab
Inova Heart and Vascular Institute
Falls Church, VA
Eric Goodman, M.D.
Associate Professor of Radiology
University of California, San Diego
Martin Gunn, MBChB, FRANZCR
Associate Professor
Medical Director of Imaging Informatics
Department of Radiology
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Robert Herfkens, M.D.
Associate Chair for Clinical Technology
Director of MRI
Professor of Radiology
Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford, CA

Jill E. Jacobs, M.D., F.A.C.R., F.A.H.A.
Professor of Radiology
Director of Safety, Department of Radiology
Section Chief, Cardiac Imaging
Director, Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging Fellowship
New York University School of Medicine
New York, NY

Diana  Litmanovich, M.D.
Staff Radiologist, Cardiothoracic Imaging, BIDMC  
Assistant Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical 
Director, Cardiac Imaging  
Director, Cardiothoracic Imaging Fellowship Program 
Director of the Longitudinal Radiology PCE Course
Boston, MA

Smita Patel, MBBS, MRCP, FRCR
Professor of Radiology
Director of Cardiac CT
University of Michigan Health System
Ann Arbor, MI
Eric E. Williamson, M.D.
Consultant & Chair
Division of Cardiovascular Radiology
Department of Radiology
Mayo Clinic
Associate Professor of Radiology
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Rochester, MN
Alison G. Wilcox, M.D., FSCCT
Associate Professor of Radiology and Internal
Section Chief- Cardiothoracic Imaging
Medical Director, Imaging, Keck Hospital of USC
Keck Medical Center of USC              
Los Angeles, CA
Charles S. White, M.D.
Professor and Vice Chair, Clinical Affairs 
Chief of Thoracic Radiology
Department of Diagnostic Radiology and Nuclear
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD
Session 1

Radiology of Vascular and Cardiothoracic Surgery
Alison G. Wilcox, M.D., FSCCT

CTA of the Coronary Arteries - Optimizing Assessment
Charles S. White, M.D.

Assessment of Chest Pain in the ED
Eric E. Williamson, M.D.

CT in Acute Aortic Syndromes
Martin Gunn, MBChB, FRANZCR

Session 2

Approach to Adult Heart Disease
Eric Goodman, M.D.

Case Review Session: Cardiac
Eric Goodman, M.D.

Session 3

Coronary CT Angiography for the Evaluation of Coronary Artery Disease
Jill E. Jacobs, M.D., FACR, FAHA

The Role of CTA for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Repair
Smita Patel, MBBS, MRCP, FRCR

Have You Met My Aunt Minnie? Interesting Cardiac Findings You Should Know!
Jill E. Jacobs, M.D., FACR, FAHA

Session 4

Radiation Dose Reduction in Cardiac CT
James P. Earls, M.D.

TAVR: Complications & Pitfalls
Alison G. Wilcox, M.D., FSCCT

Dual Energy Cardiac CT
James P. Earls, M.D.

Session 5

A Systemic Approach to Cardiac CTA Interpretation
Karin E. Dill, M.D.

Cardiac CT in the ED - with Workstation Review
Alison G. Wilcox, M.D., FSCCT

Cardiovascular Support Devices: Appearances on Imaging
Karin E. Dill, M.D.

Session 6

CTA of the Coronary Arteries: Indications and Techniques
Robert Herfkens, M.D.

CTA of the Extra-coronary Heart with Integrated Workstation Review
Charles S. White, M.D.

Evaluation of Coronary Bypass Grafts
Smita Patel, MBBS, MRCP, FRCR

Session 7

Chest Pain in the ER: When and How to Perform CTA
Charles S. White, M.D.

Interactive Cardiac Imaging Cases in the Emergency Patient
Diana Litmanovich, M.D.

Imaging of the Thoracic Aorta
Robert Herfkens, M.D.